Names, People, and Places

2. Personal Names

For example...
  • <persName> (personal name) a noun referring to a person ... equivalent to <name type="person">
  • <surname> a family (inherited) name
  • <forename> a forename, given or baptismal name
  • <roleName> a name component indicating a particular role or position in society
  • <addName> (additional name) nickname, epithet, alias, or any other descriptive phrase used within a personal name
  • <nameLink> a connecting phrase or link used within a name but not regarded as part of it
<persName><forenametype="first">InÍs</forename><forenametype="matronymic">Barroca</forename><surname>Rahtz</surname> </persName>

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